Maybe I'll grow tons of zinnias too since I have the room. "My grandmother grew huge flower beds of zinnias just like this when I was a little girl. I loved playing in her flower garden. My homestead will have tons of zinnias!
5 Big Zinnia Flowers for Busy Butterfly Garden + Growing Tips
Try planting these 5 Big Zinnia Flowers for a Busy Butterfly Garden, plus one Dwarf species. Zinnia flowers are a must-plant annual for the butterfly garden and a favorite flower of monarchs, swallowtails, and those hyper-winged hummingbirds.
Zinnia's bursts of color and assortment fill the summer garden, to extend their vase life just dip the cut edge of the stem in boiling water for 20 seconds. This helps contain the nutrient-rich sap within the flower.